Macbeth by Jo Nesbo
Macbeth Jo Nesbo ebook
A summary of Act 2, scenes 1–2 in William Shakespeare's Macbeth. Will all the water in the ocean wash this blood from my hands? Your letter has transported me from the present moment, when who knows what will happen, and has made me feel like the future is already here. Perfect for acing essays, tests, and quizzes, as well as for writing lesson plans. What's happening to me, that I'm frightened of every noise? If this business would really be finished when I did the deed, then it would be best to get it over with quickly. We'll be grieving loudly when we hear that Duncan has died. Is it possible to be wise, bewildered, calm, furious, loyal, and neutral all at once? The violent rage inspired by my love for Duncan caused me to act before I could think rationally and tell myself to pause. Learn exactly what happened in this chapter, scene, or section of Macbeth and what it means. Away, and mock the time with fairest show. There was Duncan, his white skin all splattered with his precious blood. (looking at his hands) Whose hands are these? You'll soon be greater than both those titles, once you become king! What need we fear who knows it, when none can call our power to account?—Yet who would have thought the old man to have had so much blood in him. King Duncan faces not only his own rebellious kinsmen but also an invasion by King Sweno of the Norwegians. No, instead my hands will stain the seas scarlet, turning the green waters red. Where is that knocking coming from? False face must hide what the false heart doth know. Who could think it happened any other way? Each corporal agent to this terrible feat.